Old State House

800 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103

860-522-6766

The Old State House Association is a nonprofit association that was formed in 1975 to protect and preserve the site and the building in Hartford, Connecticut.

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Old State House invites visitors of all ages to reawaken their own civic engagement and awareness through authentic, educational and inspiring visitor experiences. The building served as the Constitution State’s original seat of government from 1796 to 1878. It serves today as a physical and virtual classroom, teaching lessons of citizenship past and present and enriching Connecticut’s communities as a laboratory where people of all ages can interact and discover that their voices matter, and that words, ideas, persuasion and debate really can change minds – and quite possibly, the world.

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